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Richmond Police ID Man Killed In Southside Shooting

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RICHMOND, VA—Police have identified the man found shot to death inside a Southside Richmond home Thursday night.

Rameik A. Nixon, 28, of Richmond, was found shot to death inside a home on Kenswick Avenue, near 18th Street around 6 p.m. Thursday. Richmond Police are investigating Nixon's death as a homicide.

In a second Thursday night shooting, a juvenile was found suffering from multiple gunshot wounds at an apartment complex off Forest Hill Avenue.

Police say the young victim suffered life-threatening injuries.

Officers do not believed the two shootings are connected. Police have not released any suspect information.  

Detectives are asking anyone with any information about this crime to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or text Crime Stoppers by texting 274637, using the key word "ITip" followed by your tip. Both methods are anonymous.


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